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The Resource Shrinkage : manhood, marriage, and the tumor that tried to kill me, Bryan Bishop ; foreword by Adam Corolla

Shrinkage : manhood, marriage, and the tumor that tried to kill me, Bryan Bishop ; foreword by Adam Corolla

Label
Shrinkage : manhood, marriage, and the tumor that tried to kill me
Title
Shrinkage
Title remainder
manhood, marriage, and the tumor that tried to kill me
Statement of responsibility
Bryan Bishop ; foreword by Adam Corolla
Title variation
Manhood, marriage, and the tumor that tried to kill me
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the popular sidekick on the Guinness World Record-breaking Adam Carolla Show comes this candid, comical, and uplifting memoir of the author's courageous battle and recovery
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10307805
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bishop, Bryan
Dewey number
362.19699/40092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC265.5
LC item number
.B57 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bishop, Bryan
  • Cancer
  • Radio personalities
  • Television personalities
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
manhood, marriage, and the tumor that tried to kill me
Label
Shrinkage : manhood, marriage, and the tumor that tried to kill me, Bryan Bishop ; foreword by Adam Corolla
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Breaking bald; or, A not-so-mini biography -- Making ADHD pay; or, How I turned a disorder into a career -- Falling in love; or, "Will you stop talking please? I'm trying to kiss you" -- Signs of trouble; or, "Christie, I'm sick" -- Diagnosis; or, "Whatever you do, don't Google low-grade glioma" -- The worst phone call of my life; or, "Mom and Dad? I have some bad news" -- Telling Adam; or, "So I won't be able to come to work on Monday..." -- Always bet on black; or, Everything I know, I learned from watching Wesley Snipes movies -- Dr. Black; or, The "rock" star brain surgeon -- Dr. McHottie and Dr. Redneck; or, The rest of the dream team -- The worst people I've ever met; or, My Mount Rushmore of douche bags -- Best case scenarios; or, My trip to the sperm bank -- Chemo, day one; or, A journey of a thousand miles... -- Radiation; or, "I wonder what she has" -- My feel-good playlist; or, "You've got to pay your dues if you want to sing the blues" -- Constipation and other early symptoms; or, When the shit doesn't hit the fan -- Sobering news; or, Announcing on the podcast -- Barbara's house of healingl or, Alternative therapies --
  • "Rock" bottom; or, The day we lost our engagement ring -- My bachelor party; or, I can't be the first guy to take chemo in a strip club...can I? -- Lies doctors tell you; or, "You're going to feel like a million bucks!" -- Our wedding; or, Michael Jackson, Simply Red and glow sticks -- Our honeymoon; or, The time my wife drugged me at a kids pool in Maui -- Worsening symptoms; or, "You're not driving a car...are you?" -- My brother's wedding; or, "Stuck in Lodi again" -- Drew Brees, my secret admirer and poop; or, My greatest regrets -- Physical therapy; or, Koosh balls, crutches, and brightly-colored shirts -- "Sleepless nights" and "pain"; or, Christie's story -- Avastin; or, The big gun -- Inpatient therapy; or, The closest I ever got to a threesome -- Family stress; or, Save the drama for your mama -- The exam of a lifetime; or, My next MRI -- "Laughs for bald Bryan"; or, "Baby, how?!" -- Get busy living or get busy dying; or, Italy -- Razor blades; or, How a trip to Costco became my most life-affirming moment -- Epilogue; or, Postscript, afterword, coda, dénouement, etc
Control code
2013046494
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xiv, 320 pages
Isbn
9781250039842
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013046494
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Shrinkage : manhood, marriage, and the tumor that tried to kill me, Bryan Bishop ; foreword by Adam Corolla
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Breaking bald; or, A not-so-mini biography -- Making ADHD pay; or, How I turned a disorder into a career -- Falling in love; or, "Will you stop talking please? I'm trying to kiss you" -- Signs of trouble; or, "Christie, I'm sick" -- Diagnosis; or, "Whatever you do, don't Google low-grade glioma" -- The worst phone call of my life; or, "Mom and Dad? I have some bad news" -- Telling Adam; or, "So I won't be able to come to work on Monday..." -- Always bet on black; or, Everything I know, I learned from watching Wesley Snipes movies -- Dr. Black; or, The "rock" star brain surgeon -- Dr. McHottie and Dr. Redneck; or, The rest of the dream team -- The worst people I've ever met; or, My Mount Rushmore of douche bags -- Best case scenarios; or, My trip to the sperm bank -- Chemo, day one; or, A journey of a thousand miles... -- Radiation; or, "I wonder what she has" -- My feel-good playlist; or, "You've got to pay your dues if you want to sing the blues" -- Constipation and other early symptoms; or, When the shit doesn't hit the fan -- Sobering news; or, Announcing on the podcast -- Barbara's house of healingl or, Alternative therapies --
  • "Rock" bottom; or, The day we lost our engagement ring -- My bachelor party; or, I can't be the first guy to take chemo in a strip club...can I? -- Lies doctors tell you; or, "You're going to feel like a million bucks!" -- Our wedding; or, Michael Jackson, Simply Red and glow sticks -- Our honeymoon; or, The time my wife drugged me at a kids pool in Maui -- Worsening symptoms; or, "You're not driving a car...are you?" -- My brother's wedding; or, "Stuck in Lodi again" -- Drew Brees, my secret admirer and poop; or, My greatest regrets -- Physical therapy; or, Koosh balls, crutches, and brightly-colored shirts -- "Sleepless nights" and "pain"; or, Christie's story -- Avastin; or, The big gun -- Inpatient therapy; or, The closest I ever got to a threesome -- Family stress; or, Save the drama for your mama -- The exam of a lifetime; or, My next MRI -- "Laughs for bald Bryan"; or, "Baby, how?!" -- Get busy living or get busy dying; or, Italy -- Razor blades; or, How a trip to Costco became my most life-affirming moment -- Epilogue; or, Postscript, afterword, coda, dénouement, etc
Control code
2013046494
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xiv, 320 pages
Isbn
9781250039842
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013046494
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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